Select Stallion Futurity Nominations Due Nov 15!

Posted Sept. 13, 2022

Did you breed to one of the stallions on the following list? If you are expecting a purebred or partbred Arabian foal by any of these exciting stallions in 2023, that foal can be eligible for cash payout classes in yearling halter and five-year-old performance classes in the Region 17 Futurity!

In order to be eligible mare nominations must be submitted along will full payment by November 15th. The nomination form and more details can be found here:

Fall Regional Meeting September 17, 2022

Posted: August 18, 2022; updated Sept. 12 2022

The Fall Region 17 meeting will be held Saturday September 17, 2022 at the Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Kelowna Airport Hotel.

Friday, September 16 6:30 pm. Meet & Greet Supported by the BC Interior Arabian Horse Association

Saturday, September 17 8:30 am Meeting

AGENDA here:

Hotel reservations here:

Discovery Farms Update

The Local Level Committee’s mission is:
“To bring people to the Arabian horse through local outreach.”

History: In 2019, AHA formed the Local Level Involvement Task Force with the mission stated above. At the 2020 AHA Convention, the Task Force was given standing committee status and became the Local Level Committee. Our goal is to have representatives from each AHA Region participate on the Local Level Committee to bring ideas as well as help implement the programs created by the committee in their respective Regions.  

Committee Members:

British Columbia: Shelley Morgan
Alberta: Hedi Klassen
Saskatchewan: Marvelle Machniak

New Youth Director

Welcome to Stella Maris Trimmingham, and to new youth co-ordinator Karen Laprade.

Equine Canada Coaching Status Licenses

In 2022, all EC sanctioned events will require each coach to hold the Registered Coach Status at a minimum. In 2023, all coaches at EC Platinum and Gold sanctioned competitions must hold Licensed Coach Status, while coaches at Silver and Bronze sanctioned competitions may have the Registered Coach Status at a minimum. In 2024, coaches at all levels of EC sanctioned competitions will need to hold the Licensed Coach Status and by 2025, all coaches will need to be Certified in order to obtain the valid Licensed Coach Status that will be required.

You can find current details on the EC Coaching Status program here